Upendo Thobias Rangimoto attended MATI Tumbi in Tabora, where she received a diploma in Crop Production. She is fluent in both Kiswahili and English. Before beginning to work for TREES in 2019, she had several field practical training experiences. She worked with Songea District Council in Ruvuma before joining Total Land Care Sikonge and Urambo in Tabora as Field Coordinator. She now works at TREES as an Assistant Tech in Tabora.